Finance Business Partner Part time 3 days generous holidays

Head 4 Talent
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
From £41,000 to £47,700 per annum pro-rata
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Great opportunity for an excellent candidate (qualified accountant) to work in a high profile organisation in a varied and commercial role.

The Role

The Finance Business Partner’s role reports into the Head of Business Partnering and Financial Analysis and will support them to raise the profile of Finance throughout the University and to develop a commercially minded business support service for Faculties and Corporate Departments. This will all be in the context of providing a first class management information service which adds significant value by enabling better decision making. The Business Partnering and Support team consist of 3 Business Partners, 1 Assistant Business Partner and a Financial Planning and Analysis Manager.

The Candidate

The bar is set high and we are looking to attract a really 'high flyer’ with a strong commercial acumen and a desire to succeed in a dynamic and progressive organization.

The starting point is that you are a Qualified Accountant who has enjoyed a highly successful career so far and is looking for the next unique and interesting challenge.

The criteria for this role is not sector limiting however you will be able to evidence experience of business partnering and the use of financial and management information to drive continuous improvement.

You will also be able to demonstrate experience of budgeting and forecasting, project and investment appraisal and the ability to work effectively with non-financial stakeholders.

You will possess high levels of energy and drive, a passion to succeed and exceptional relationship management and influencing skills.

You will be culturally sensitive and be able to demonstrate a passion for the organisation, sector and its values and goals. You will be able to see the big picture but also possess a good eye for detail. You will be able to challenge and present and communicate complex ideas articulately often to non-financial stakeholders. You will pride yourself on the highest levels of integrity and professional commitment to professional standards of financial management.

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